New York Stallion Effinex, G1 Winner and Multi-Millionaire, Dies at Age 7

By Joe Nevills Courtesy Daily Racing Form Barbara D. Livingston Effinex won two consecutive runnings of the Grade 2 Suburban Handicap in 2015 and 2016. Effinex, a Grade 1 winner and young New York stallion, died Wednesday in his stall of a pulmonary aneurysm at McMahon of Saratoga Thoroughbreds in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., according to his breeder,…
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Aftercare Spotlight: Overcoming Fears with a ‘Diamond in the Rough’

by Jen Roytz  Courtesy PaulickReport.com Lee and Satins Queen competing in the jumper division at the Thoroughbred Incentive Program Championships     Last month when Queen Satin (who shows under the name Satins Angel) donned a swanky new cooler, bouquet of flowers and a blue ribbon on her bridle after securing top honors in the $5,000…
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Violette Will Not Seek Re-Election as NYTHA President

By David Grening Courtesy Daily Racing Form Barbara D. Livingston Trainer Rick Violette has served as New York Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association president since 2008. ELMONT, N.Y. – Trainer Rick Violette, who has served as president of the New York Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association since 2008, will not seek re-election this fall. Violette said he believes it’s time…
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NY-Breds Effinex, Haveyougoneaway, Wonder Gal, Syndergaard and Mind Your Biscuits in Breeders’ Cup

By Bill Heller Five accomplished New York-breds are primed to make an impact in Saturday’s Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Santa Anita: Dr. Russell Cohen’s Tri-Bone Stables’ homebred five-year-old horse Effinex; Gary Barber and Sequel Racing’s five-year-old mare Haveyougoneaway; Treadway Racing Stable’s four-year-old filly Wonder Gal; J Stables, Head of Plains Partners, Summers, Summers, Kisber…
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